Evening soirée featuring quirky science, potent libations, off-script tours, and more. » More
Dino Drafts Beer Garden
Join 12th St. Catering and the Academy for Dino Drafts: The Academy Beer Garden in Dinosaur Hall during Dinos After Dark. » More
Academy Town Square
The Academy’s Town Square series is designed to engage and provide relevant educational content to the public on environmental issues. » More
Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival
The Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival showcases new films that celebrate the beauty of the earth, explore challenges facing our planet and inspire personal action. » More
A free informal discussion on the latest science news that affects our everyday lives. » More
Outreaches for Adults
Academy on the Go for adults brings the excitement of a museum visit—complete with real dinosaur fossils, specimens, live animals, and expert naturalists—right to you. » More
Science on Tap
Science on Tap is a monthly science café in Philadelphia for anyone who is interested in getting together with other people to discuss a range of engaging science topics. » More
Lectures and Talks
Hear distinguished lecturers, scientists, artists, and authors discuss topics ranging from natural history and science to wildlife art and conservation.
Outside Clubs and Societies
The Academy has a long association with local clubs and societies interested in the natural world. All of the groups presented here welcome you, whether you're an amateur, a student, or a professional.